I am searching for the resting place of Robert S. Stephenson who came from Madison County,Alabama to Wood County,Texas after 1880. His probate was on 23 Nov. 1886.
Robert S. Stephenson died in Wood County,Texas on 29 Nov.1882. He left behind one child Sarah A.E. Stephenson Cole who died in Wood County,TX on 28 Mar.1883. At the time of the probate in 1886,his wife Susan F. Stephenson was living in McLennan County,TX.
Robert S. Stephenson had bought 90 acres of land in the Sumlin Survey near Winnsboro,TX.
Sarah A.E. Stephenson had married James Kelly Cole in Madison County,Alabama in 1870.
1880 Federal Census, Precinct 4, Wood, TX
Jesse M Cole, 58, 1822, AL
Jane B Cole, 58, wife, SC
John M Cole, 33, son, TN
Susan(Darwin) Cole, 26, wife, AL
Mary E Cole, 11, 1869, daughter
Georgia L Cole, 9, 1871, daughter
Charley F Cole, 5, 1875, son, TX
Jesse, 2, 1878, son, TX
jesse M. Cole and Jane B. Kelly were his parents.
Jesse M. Cole and jane B. Kelly married in Lincoln County,TN.in 1847.
James Kelly Cole moved to McLennan Co,TX after the death of his wife Sarah A.E. Stephenson.
1860 Census for North Western Division, Madison, AL
Robert S Stephenson, 39, (1820), Tennessee
Susan F Stephenson, wife, 30, (1829), Tennessee
Jas B Stephenson, 11, (1848), Alabama
Sarah A. E. Stephenson, 9, (1850), Alabama
1880 Census for Madison, AL
Robert Stephenson, 59, (1821) TN/SC/SC
Susan F Stephenson, 50, (1830), AL?AL?AL
Allisa M Cole, 25, (1855), AL